'Little House on the Prairie' cast then and now - Photos - 'Little House on the Prairie': Where Are They Now?
Dabbs Greer (Reverand Robert Alden) Best remembered as Reverend Alden on 'Little House,' Robert William 'Dabbs' Greer was a ubiquitous supporting cast member on the small screen though he was later typecast as a minister, performing marriages on 'The Dick Van Dyke Show' and 'The Brady Bunch,' and healing the cast of 'Picket Fences.' Most recently, in 1999, he appeared in 'Green Mile' as the older version of Tom Hanks. He died in 2007, having suffered from a kidney and heart ailment.
Isaiah Edwards, Laura's beloved "Mr Edwards" was a Mountain man who first met the Ingalls family while they were living on the open prairies of Kansas and later settled in Walnut Grove Edwards was a good man but troubled. he had many bouts with alcoholism, loss of faith, and depression due to past personal tragedies. He was known to get into brawls and gamble. But remained a good and faithful friend to the Ingalls' family. Played by Victor French (December 4, 1934 – June 15, 1989)
'Little House on the Prairie' cast then and now - 'Little House on the Prairie': Where Are They Now?
Merlin Olsen (Jonathan Garvey) Merlin Olsen is famous for being a fearless NFL player with the L.A. Rams until 1976, which earned him a spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1982. After his football career, he went on to play farmer Jonathan Garvey on 'Little House' and then went on to star in NBC's short-lived series 'Father Murphy' in the early '80s, in which he played a traveling priest. In 2009, he was diagnosed with mesothelioma and. Olsen passed away in 2010 at the age of 69.